Under-represented disciplines

Deakin encourages applications to undergraduate courses in under-represented disciplines.

How to apply

If you're applying for an undergraduate course that's listed below as under-represented for your gender, you may be eligible for additional consideration.

If your course application is through VTAC, you can apply for additional consideration through the VTAC SEAS process. If your course application is directly to Deakin, you can indicate that you're eligible for additional consideration on the Course and Scholarship Applicant Portal.

Women

List of courses in which women are under-represented, by campus and VTAC course code, as identified by Deakin for 2023 entry.
Course name Burwood (Melbourne) Campus course code Waurn Ponds (Geelong) Campus course code Waterfront (Geelong) Campus course code Warrnambool Campus course code Cloud Campus course code
Artificial Intelligence 1400510621


1400610621
Business (Sport Management) 1400514661


1400514661
Business Analytics 1400514211


1400514211
Computer Science 1400514151


1400514151
Construction Management (Honours)

1400415571

Construction Management (Honours)/Property and Real Estate 1400510291



Criminology/Cyber Security 1400510031 1400310031

1400610031
Cyber Security 1400514201 1400314201

1400614201
Engineering - Civil (Honours) 1400514821 1400314821


Engineering - Electrical and Electronics (Honours) 1400514811 1400314811


Engineering - Mechanical (Honours) 1400514801 1400314801


Engineering - Mechatronics (Honours) 1400514791 1400314791


Information Technology 1400514441 1400314441

1400614441
Law/Cyber Security1400510651
1400510651
1400510651
Sport Development1400514421



Men

List of courses in which men are under-represented, by campus and VTAC course code, as identified by Deakin for 2023 entry.
Course name Burwood (Melbourne) Campus course code Waurn Ponds (Geelong) Campus course code Waterfront (Geelong) Campus course code Warrnambool Campus course code Cloud Campus course code
Arts (Psychology) 1400516261 1400316261

1400616261
Arts/Law 1400514011
1400414011
1400614011
Arts/Science14005143911400514391


Biomedical Science14005141111400514111


Business/Arts1400510641
1400510641
1400510641
Criminology 1400514631 1400314631

1400614631
Criminology/Law 1400515301
1400415301
1400615301
Criminology/Psychological Science 1400510041 1400310041

1400610041
Early Childhood and Primary Education 1400510691


1400610691
Early Childhood Education 1400511181


1400611181
Forensic Science/Criminology
1400315561


Health Sciences 1400514301 1400314301
1400714301 1400614301
Health Sciences/Arts 1400514071 1400314071

1400614071
Human Resource Management (Psychology) 1400510681
1400410681
1400610681
Law/International Studies 1400515331
1400415331
1400615331
Marketing (Psychology)1400510661


1400510661
Medical Imaging
1400310211


Nursing 1400514351
1400414351
1400714351
Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 1400510231



Nursing/Midwifery 1400514361
1400414361
1400714361
Nursing/Psychological Science 1400514081
1400414081
1400714081
Nursing/Public Health and Health Promotion 1400514021



Nutrition Science 1400514961



Nutrition Science (Dietetics Pathway) 1400510671



Nutrition Science/Commerce 1400510111 1400310111


Occupational Therapy

1400415351

Property and Real Estate/Laws1400510101


1400510101
Psychological Science 1400514231 1400314231

1400614231
Psychology (Honours) 1400515151 1400315151

1400615151
Public Health and Health Promotion 1400514321 1400314321

1400614321
Public Health and Health Promotion/Commerce14005142511400514251

1400514251
Science/Law 1400514191



Social Work

1400415431 14007154311400715431
Teaching-Primary 1400514271 1400314271
1400714271
Zoology and Animal Science
1400315481